After six hours of discussions at the John Smith's Stadium, both the Rugby Football League and Super League clubs looked to have agreed to postpone all levels of the game until April 3rd.
During his career, Carlile made 195 career appearances, scoring 25 tries and kicking 96 goals, having started his career at Bradford Bulls back in 2008.
Eight Women's Rugby League team entered the first round of the Women's Coral Challenge Cup, including newly-promoted Women's Championship side Halifax, Armed Forces sides ,the British Army and the RAF, and Midlands-based Nottingham.
All Betfred Championship sides, barring Toulouse Olympique, entered the Coral Challenge Cup at the Fourth Round stage as the British Army and community side Underbank Rangers enter unknown territory.
With the fixtures for the upcoming Championship season having been released this afternoon, we look at the opening weekend and other big games throughout the season.
Some surprise names featured in the draw for the quarter-finals, and once again a few ties stole the draw.
The second round draw for the 1895 Cup took place this afternoon, and a few tasty ties were drawn out of the bag.